11/06/2016: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair/overcast, sea state 1, wind direction NW
Seven bottlenose dolphins

At the start of the survey, a group of four bottlenose dolphins was sighted foraging next to the headland. They stayed in the area for about 30 minutes. One bottlenose dolphin was seen travelling towards the headland and quickly disappeared out of sight. 45 minutes into the survey, two bottlenose dolphins were also spotted near the headland and were thought to be foraging. There were no more sightings for the rest of the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast/fair/rain, sea state 1, wind direction SW/S
Five bottlenose dolphins

Halfway into the survey, five bottlenose dolphins were spotted. Three of the dolphins were thought to be foraging in the area near the headland and two were travelling towards the headland. They stayed in the area for about 30 minutes.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain, sea state 0/1, wind direction SW

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: fair/rain, sea state 1, wind direction NW

No sightings.